Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool

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The Indigenous bursaries search tool is being updated. Students should confirm that the information listed in the tool is accurate by contacting each organization offering support.

The Indigenous bursaries search tool is a searchable list of 520 bursaries, scholarships and incentives aimed at Indigenous students across Canada.

Click on the name of the bursary to view more information about the award including a description, value, institution, deadline (if applicable) and contact information. You can filter the bursaries using the drop down menus.

Available Bursaries

There are 520 bursaries found. If you wish to expand or narrow the results list, you may filter the search to match your needs and interests by selecting values from the picklists.

Bursary List
Name Province/Territory Institution Field of Study Aboriginal Group 


NSERC Indigenous Student AmbassadorsNationalAllAgriculture; Animal Sciences; Computer Sciences; Earth Sciences and Natural Resources; Engineering and Architecture; Environmental Studies; SciencesAll Aboriginal PeopleBetween two and six months before start of activity
Reader's Digest Journalism ScholarshipNova ScotiaUniversity of King's CollegeCommunications and MediaAll Aboriginal People
Diana Fowler LeBlanc Aboriginal Social Work Scholarship OntarioAllSocial ServicesAll Aboriginal PeopleAugust 1, November 1, February 1
First Nations' Teacher Education ScholarshipManitobaBrandon UniversityEducationFirst Nations
Tommy Prince - World War II and Korean War Native Veteran ScholarshipOntarioSault CollegeApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal People
Charlotte Carter Memorial ScholarshipOntarioAllHealth Careers and ServicesAll Aboriginal People
Metis Education Foundation Metis Scholar Awards (Métis)AlbertaMacEwan UniversityApplies to all areas of studyMétis
Faculty of Social Work - Chancellor Rose Wolf Scholarship for Social WorkOntarioUniversity of TorontoGraduate and Postdoctoral StudiesAll Aboriginal People
Christian Church BursaryOntarioTrent UniversityApplies to all areas of studyAll Aboriginal PeopleVaries
Colonel F.A. Tilston Admission Scholarship OntarioUniversity of TorontoHealth Careers and ServicesAll Aboriginal PeopleVaries
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